My Irreconcilable Differences with Brugal Leyenda
Brugal Leyenda (legend in English) was released in 2015 expressly in tribute of Brugal's founder, Don Andrés Brugal Montaner.
Friday Happy Hour: Diplomatico Mantuano de Venezuela
Amid this decidedly bleak backdrop of modern day Venezuela, Diplomatico, one of Venezuela's most celebrated rum producers, recently introduced Diplomatico Mantuano. Sadly, for me, this new blend jives with the times.
Introducing The Caribe Ginger Smith Rum Cocktail
The Caribe Ginger Smith is plenty nice as it is, especially if you like your rum cocktail a bit on the refreshingly sweet side.
Saturday Video: How Rum Is Made in Puerto Rico
What bits of magic go into making preferred Puerto Rico rums like DonQ, Palo Viejo, and Caliche? Master Distiller Roberto Serrallés shares some answers...
Santo Domingo’s South Bay Rum – Small Batch, BIG Sweetness
One thing I can definitively say about South Bay, though, is that it's all kinds of sweet... intensely so!
Blinded by Envy, Diamond Class Rum de Mexico
Friday Happy Hour: Tumbao Silver Dry Drink Box Rum, Cuba
My friend Leann recently returned from her first-ever trip to Cuba, where she says Ron Tumbao drink boxes are everywhere, especially in Havana.
Friday Happy Hour: Cuba’s Ron Varadero 7 and the Birth of Modern Rum
Some of the heretofore forbidden tastes of Cuba aren't reserved solely for those lucky enough to visit the island, especially the rum.
Miami Rum Renaissance Festival Grows Up
The Miami Rum Renaissance Festival is maturing nicely, much like a great rum evolves and assumes the distinctive character of the barrel in which she's aged.